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Festivalgoers
17 May 2022
Marquees and tipis are starting to go up in preparation for the first ever ‘Shropshire Party at the Quarry Park’ festival. The Shropshire Festivals event is being held on Friday evening and Saturday from 11am until 10pm. Local brewers, drinks producers, and street food vendors will all be in attendance, including Hobsons Brewery, Three Tuns Brewery, The Special Cider Company, The Shropshire...
17 May 2022
Chris Batchelor - Zoetic                              June 11 £23/£12 U22 Renowned for his melodic and warmly lyrical trumpet playing Chris Batchelor returns to SJN at the Hive with a truly exceptional group of musicians: Margrit Hassler (viola),  John Parricelli (guitar) Steve Watts (double bass) and Paul Clarvis (percussion). Music drawing on influences from a wide range of styles: East African...
Goat playground
16 May 2022
Park Hall – The Countryside Experience, is lining up a regal week of entertainment for the summer half term. ‘A Right Royal Week’ runs from May 28 until June 5, tying in the Jubilee celebrations to their farming fun. Children will be tasked with finding the missing corgi in the Sycamore Woodland, with an amusing trail taking the kids on the seeking mission. It won’t just be the pigs racing, with...
Jousting at Shropshire County Show
16 May 2022
Time is running out to take advantage of a special discounted tickets offer to attend the Shropshire County Show. The show takes place at the West Midlands Showground in Shrewsbury on Saturday, May 28 and anyone attending can obtain a £5 discount on all tickets bought in advance - but the offer ends on Friday May 20. It represents a big saving and also means visitors can get onto the showground...
13 May 2022
Organisers of Shrewsbury Krazy Races have today announced an exclusive park & ride service to ferry spectators to and from The Quarry when the event takes place later this month. The partnership with Minsterley Motors means visitors can be transported directly to the West Midlands biggest free to attend Soap-box event from the Oxon or Meole Brace car parks every 15 minutes throughout the day...
Let your imagination run wild with our Journeys theme
12 May 2022
Get creative because we're back for another year of celebrating all things arty! The Belle Vue Arts Festival has a theme of 'Journeys' this year and there is so much to see including art trails, art exhibitions, photography exhibitions, open gardens and a poetry evening. And you can get involved by making scarecrows, trying yoga, learning how to take better photos, having a go at drumming, taking...
Little Rascals and Krazy Races Mascots
06 May 2022
Krazy Dog, the brand new mascot from Shropshire and the West Midlands biggest free to attend Soap Box derby events Krazy Races, unveiled Shrewsbury soft play centre and charity foundation Little Rascals as Kids Zone sponsor for their free to attend Shrewsbury event on the 29th May. The sponsorship deal will see Little Rascals soft play centre in Monkmoor Shrewsbury, create its own home from home...
Dan Haynes
05 May 2022
A touring acoustic show comes to Wem Town Hall this May An international touring show that transports audiences through the ages, to shows from the greatest songwriters of all time, is coming to Wem Town Hall this May. Dan Haynes’ Songwriters show has been booked by Arts Alive for 20th May, having been postponed from earlier this year. The greatest songwriters of all time will be celebrated with...
Shrewsbury branded rubber duck, surrounded by dice, outside Nerdy Coffee Co
05 May 2022
Making a return, Shrewsbury Duck Store are holding their second ‘Shrewsbury Duck Hunt’, with twenty more independent retailers coming together to hide twenty rubber ducks across Shrewsbury Town Centre. In 2021, the first Shrewsbury Duck Hunt took place – with over 500 families taking part, the event was a real success for not only Shrewsbury Duck Store, but to the retailers and hospitality venues...
25 Apr 2022
Dan Nightingale, the popular host of the Severn Jesters comedy night has been confirmed as the MC for this year’s Shrewsbury International Comedy Festival (SICF) Gala Show. Described by Edinburgh Festival’s Three Weeks magazine as ’magnetic, entertaining and wonderfully friendly,’ Dan Nightingale is widely regarded as one of the best performers working on the comedy circuit today. Mixing...
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